Buying a Home? 5 Reasons to Have the Electrical System Inspected

Before buying a home, you need to have all its systems inspected and, more importantly, the electrical system. Doing so guarantees you safety and protects you from hidden hazards. Additionally, it is a requirement by the Australian Electrical Standards. During the inspection, your electrician will check all the ground wires, fuse boxes, and outlets to see if there are exposed or worn out parts. Below are more of the reasons to do this. Read More 

Top Tips When Hiring A Commercial Electrician

Hiring a commercial electrician can be a nerve-wracking experience. It is especially so if you have not worked with a commercial electrician in the past. Below is an article detailing the considerations you should make when hiring a commercial electrician.  Ask For References and A Portfolio Ask the electrician to provide you with some references. Interview the references to determine the contractor's experience and work ethic. For instance, you would want to know if the contractor meets deadlines, how they resolve disputes, and whether they are reasonably priced. Read More 

Why Hire an Energex Subdivision Building Consultant?

If you're building a new subdivision in South-East Queensland, then you have to plan out a power supply for the project that meets the approval of the Energex network. In addition to a reticulation network that delivers powers to the homes on the land, you might also need to incorporate other electrical functions like street lighting. You can't simply do this work yourself. You will need to hire an accredited electrical subdivision consultant. Read More 

Power Installation Project Surveys Explained

Regardless of the scale of the project, all power installation projects should be left to licensed electricians. The electrician will employ their skills and experience to get the job done right. Surveys are an important tool that electricians use to ensure the success of your power installation project on several fronts. There are two main types of surveys, and here is a look at the purpose that each serves. 1. Pre-Installation Survey Read More 

Signs You Need Electrical Repairs

Electricity is one of humanity's greatest inventions, and nowadays, it is impossible to imagine life without electricity just like you cannot imagine living without the internet. In the last decade, there have been thousands electric shocks reported in Western Australia. Most of these incidents occur in the home and some have resulted in fatalities. Electric fires can be difficult to contain, and the moment you notice any strange electrical activity, you need to call an electrician. Read More